Sustainable Drainage Systems Officer

£27,741 - £30,451 yearly
  • Hertfordshire County Council
  • Hertford, UK
  • 11 Feb, 2021
Full time Engineering

Job Description

Sustainable Drainage Systems Officer

Location: Hertford, County Hall

Salary Range: £27,741 - £30,451 pa

Hours: 37 hours per week

Contract: Fixed until 30.04.2022

Job Duties:

As a Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS) Officer you will contribute to reducing flood risk within Hertfordshire and the County Council meeting its responsibilities under the Flood and Water Management Act 2010.

As part of the Lead Local Flood Authority (LLFA), you will provide advice to the Local Planning Authorities as part of the LLFA’s role as statutory consultee on surface water drainage.  You will also undertake the LLFA’s regulatory role on Ordinary watercourses; consenting structures and undertaking enforcement on unconsented works.

The successful candidate will be educated to degree level or equivalent in a relevant discipline.  You will ideally have gained post qualifying experience in flood risk and drainage asset management, and possess knowledge and experience of surface water drainage development and implementation.  You will have an understanding of local government and the current issues they face.

For an informal discussion please contact Charlotte Kemp on 01992 556791

Closing Date: 1st March 2021

Interview Date: 10th and 11th March 2021

Sustainable Drainage Systems Officer Apply No (hertfordshire.gov.uk)